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George Brunnhoelzl III Wins Zooland 150 at Caraway Speedway
September 28th, 2014 at 1:21 AM
George Brunnhoelzl III returned to victory lane in the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour Saturday night at Caraway Speedway for the first time since April 12th by holding off Burt Myers in a green-white-checkered finish in the Zooland 150. The win is the 22nd of Brunnhoelzl's career and also the...

Erik Jones Wins NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
September 28th, 2014 at 12:45 AM
In just his 14th career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series start Erik Jones picked up his third win after the 18-year-old passed his Kyle Busch Motorsports teammate Darrell Wallace Jr with just over 15 laps to go Saturday night at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The Rhino Linings 350 was only...

Kyle Busch Wins NASCAR Nationwide Series Dover 200
September 27th, 2014 at 6:21 PM
Kyle Busch's Joe Gibbs Racing team handed him the lead on a pit stop just before the halfway mark in Saturday's NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Dover International Speedway and Busch led every lap from there to score the victory in the Dover 200. The win marked a season sweep...

Austin Hill Wins NASCAR K&N Pro Series East Season Finale at Dover International Speedway
September 26th, 2014 at 11:16 PM
Austin Hill became the first NASCAR K&N Pro Series East driver since 1997 to finish the season by winning the final two races. Hill closed out his second consecutive win on Friday in the the Drive Sober 150 at Dover International Speedway for his third career victory. The 20-year-old's first...

Kevin Harvick Wins Seventh Pole of 2014 Friday at Dover International Speedway
September 26th, 2014 at 8:47 PM
In 13 seasons driving for Richard Childress Racing Kevin Harvick only won six NASCAR Sprint Cup Series poles. After winning the pole on Friday at Dover International Speedway for the AAA 400 Harvick has now won seven of the 29 poles this season driving for Stewart-Haas Racing. ***PHOTO1*** After Harvick was fastest...

Ryan Truex’s Future Uncertain After Parting Ways with BK Racing
September 26th, 2014 at 12:08 AM
Ryan Truex was replaced on the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway entry list by Travis Kvapil. It is the second straight week that Kvapil has replaced the 22-year-old rookie in the No. 83 Toyota for BK Racing. On Thursday Truex spoke about parting ways with BK Racing. ***PHOTO1*** Truex, the younger...

NASCAR’s New Sprint Cup Series Rules Package Could Hurt Nationwide Series
September 25th, 2014 at 3:57 PM
On Tuesday NASCAR officially announced a new rules package that will be in effect for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. Included in those rules were a lot of rules that have made the Sprint Cup Series come closer to the NASCAR Nationwide Series. ***PHOTO1*** One major change to the NASCAR...

Grand Jury Rules No Charges Against Tony Stewart in the Death of Kevin Ward Jr
September 24th, 2014 at 9:04 PM
On Wednesday an Ontario County, New York grand jury ruled that there will be no criminal charges against NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Tony Stewart. The grand jury heard two dozen witnesses over the better part of two days with the two charges considered being second degree manslaughter and criminally...

NASCAR Announces New Rules Package for 2015 Sprint Cup Series Season
September 23rd, 2014 at 10:50 PM
NASCAR announced Tuesday afternoon a complete overhaul of the rules package for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. All together NASCAR made nearly 60 enhancements for the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. ***PHOTO1*** "This race package represents a lot of hard work by NASCAR, the race teams, the drivers, our...

A Look at the Current Challenger Round Chase Grid; Four Eliminations Will Occur at Dover
September 22nd, 2014 at 9:15 PM
Here is a look at the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings after the first two races of the 16-driver Challenger Round. Only Sunday's AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway is left before the bottom four drivers in the Chase Grid are eliminated without advancing to the 12-driver Contender...

Joey Logano Wins Wild Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Advances to Contender Round
September 21st, 2014 at 7:12 PM
Joey Logano came on strong at the end of the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway to win his fourth race of the 2014 season and the seventh of his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career. Logano's victory advances him to the Contender Round in the Chase for the Sprint...

Burt Myers Leads Every Lap in Win at Southern National Motorsports Park
September 21st, 2014 at 12:39 AM
Burt Myers won his second pole of 2014 and 28th of his NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour career on Saturday and then followed that up by leading all 150 laps of the Southern National 150 at Southern National Motorsports Park in Lucama, North Carolina to score his third win of...

Brendan Gaughan Wins VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 at Kentucky Speedway in Dramatic Fashion
September 20th, 2014 at 11:14 PM
It came down to a late race restart in the closing laps of the VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 at Kentucky Speedway Saturday night and Brendan Gaughan passed teammate Ty Dillon and Chase Elliott to win his second career NASCAR Nationwide Series race. It's Gaughan first career Nationwide Series victory on an oval...

Woody Pitkat Wins NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
September 20th, 2014 at 8:34 PM
Woody Pitkat led the final 32 laps of the F.W. Webb 100 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway Saturday including the green-white-checkered laps at the end to score his second win of 2014 and second of his NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour career. He picked up his first win at Stafford Motor...

Ty Dillon Wins Pole for VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 at Kentucky Speedway
September 20th, 2014 at 6:15 PM
Ty Dillon won the pole for Saturday night's VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 at Kentucky Speedway. It's Dillon's second career NASCAR Nationwide Series pole. Dillon took the pole at a speed of 175.690 mph. Starting alongside Dillon on row one will be Sam Hornish Jr. ***PHOTO1*** Starting in row two is a pair of Richard...

Cole Custer Wins UNOH 175 at New Hampshire, Becomes NASCAR’s Youngest Winner
September 20th, 2014 at 4:01 PM
Cole Custer won the UNOH 175 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Saturday afternoon beating veteran Matt Crafton on a late race restart to win his first career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race in just his seventh career start. In the process Custer became the youngest driver in NASCAR's...

Cole Custer Wins Pole for UNOH 175 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
September 20th, 2014 at 11:44 AM
Cole Custer won the pole for Saturday's UNOH 175 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. It's Custer second career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series pole in just his seventh career start. Custer is driving the No. 00 Chevrolet for Ken Schrader Racing. He set a new track record to earn the...

Brad Keselowski Wins Pole for Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
September 19th, 2014 at 5:56 PM
Brad Keselowski took the pole for the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Keselowski was fastest in both rounds of the knockout qualifying session on Friday. It's Keselowski's eighth career pole and the fifth of his 2014 season. Starting alongside Keselowski on the front row is Jamie McMurray. ***PHOTO1*** Starting in...

Mason Mingus Will Drive Final Six NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Races with Billy Boat Motorsports
September 18th, 2014 at 10:42 PM
Billy Boat Motorsports announced Thursday that they will field a truck in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for the final six races of the 2014 season and that 19-year-old Truck Series rookie Mason Mingus will pilot the truck. The first race for the team will be next Saturday, September...

Who Replaces Marcos Ambrose? That’s the Hottest Question of NASCAR’s Silly Season
September 18th, 2014 at 12:19 AM
Last week Marcos Ambrose and Richard Petty Motorsports announced that the two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series winner would be returning to Australia and will be racing V-8 Supercars for Dick Johnson Racing. Ambrose, who had a ton of success in the series prior to moving to NASCAR, had been driving...